Great Smoky Mountains offers volunteer project opportunities

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GATLINBURG, Tenn. (AP) — Great Smoky Mountains National Park is offering volunteer opportunities during service days that continue over the next few months.

Park staff is leading the one-day events for people of all ages interested in learning more about the park and pitching in to help with projects.

Projects start at 9:00 a.m. and last until 1:00 p.m. and can be used to fulfill community service requirements for high school and college students, Scout groups and civic organizations.

Tools and safety gear will be provided. Wear closed-toe shoes and bring water and snacks.

To participate in an enrichment activity after each project, bring a sack lunch.

Dates are July 13th and 27th, Aug. 17th, Sept. 14th and 21st and Oct. 5th.

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